Medea Star and Director Featured on Theater Talk Jan. 31

News   Medea Star and Director Featured on Theater Talk Jan. 31 The Broadway production of Medea will be spotlighted on the Jan. 31 broadcast of "Theater Talk."

"Theater Talk," the New York City PBS talk show that offers interviews with top theatre celebrities and writers, will feature chats with Fiona Shaw, who currently stars in the title role of the revival of the Euripides classic, and Shaw's director, Deborah Warner. Medea is currently playing Broadway's Brooks Atkinson Theatre through Feb. 22. Originally mounted at Dublin's Abbey Theatre, the production also had an acclaimed run at the Brooklyn Academy of Music before arriving on Broadway this fall. The drama — featuring a translation by Kenneth McLeish and Frederic Raphael — also stars Jonathan Cake, Derek Hutchinson, Joseph Mydell, Struan Rodger, Siobhan McCarthy, Robin Laing, Kirsten Campbell, Joyce Henderson, Rachel Issac, Pauline Lynch and Susan Solman. For ticket information, call (212) 307-4100.

Hosted by New York Post theatre columnist Michael Riedel and producer Susan Haskins, "Theatre Talk" airs late Friday nights at midnight on WNET/Thirteen. Check local listings.